Busy-Lizzie


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Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 22/05/2015 at 17:31

Cool and windy.

Planted up 8 pots and troughs around the house. Replaced pansies, violas and wallflowers with petunias, diascia, euphorbia Diamond Frost and ageratums. Some petunias are the Tumbelina ones, some purple shades and some veined "Reflections".

Sowing annuals

Posted: 22/05/2015 at 12:39

Hardy annuals will be fine, mine are 6 -9" tall now, outside. Half hardy annuals need heat, shelf over radiator, electric propagator. Getting a bit late for sowing.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 22/05/2015 at 11:53

Hello all.

Took an ancient freezer to the tip to find the tip was shut today. Bother, need the trailer to get an extra roof panel for the bit where we sit on the terrace. OH wanted to do it this afties as he's going to England tomorrow for a few days.

Busy Lizzie's Open Garden

Posted: 21/05/2015 at 21:55

Thank you, Topbird.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/05/2015 at 21:15

Watched Chelsea, but I must admit I fell asleep a bit in the middle! So tired!

Chelsea tv coverage.

Posted: 21/05/2015 at 13:56

I have Flames of Passion too.

Does it really matter what they wear, within reason. Each one has their own style. It's the plants and gardens that should be on show. (And Chris Beardshaw, of course )

Busy Lizzie's Open Garden

Posted: 21/05/2015 at 11:40

Obelixx, it is a fairly new Open Garden Scheme for France (started by English).

http://www.opengardens.eu/   but the new website has had some teething problems! They are hoping it will turn out like the yellow book and the Embassy in Paris has even offered to open their garden.

On my Open Day on Sunday I did tea and cake and plant sales.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/05/2015 at 11:13

The gardening club have all left, they seemed to like my garden and they've all had coffee and biscuits. Phew!

Busy Lizzie's Open Garden

Posted: 21/05/2015 at 11:08

Tea and biscuits, Lily Pilly! They've all just gone. Sold some more plants.

Busy Lizzie's Open Garden

Posted: 21/05/2015 at 08:32

Thank you Dove.

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